CON - Senior Reporting Analyst in Boca Raton, FL by Bluegreen Vacations

Date Posted: 7/9/2018

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Contractor
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    2 to 4 years
  • Date Posted:
    7/9/2018

Job Description

Purpose:

The Senior Reporting Analyst (SRA) supports Bluegreen’s upcoming business critical Enterprise Resource Planning solution (ERP). The Analyst will deliver complex reporting built for the ERP system. The SRA will partner with the business team to catalog the required report, document each report's requirements, map the data elements of the ERP schema and produce a variety of artifacts including, mock reports, data mappings, data dictionary/object definitions, and data analysis findings.

The Analyst will serve as the technical SME to the IT developers to bridge the project requirements with the technical solution. The SRA will provide insight and guidance on technical dependencies that support other areas of the project. The SRA will leverage their analysis and design techniques to recommend suitable solutions based on intended outcomes defined by the business users. This person may serve as change agents by proposing business process changes as needed and in turn support the efforts to implement those changes.

Responsibilities:

• Works with business partners to obtain and define requirements.
• Provides input to Project Manager related to project schedules and project status updates including identification of risk and escalation of critical issues.
• Manages business requests submitted by business partners to see them through implementation.
• Adheres to SDLC processes, ensuring that reporting needs are met.
• Develops and executes test plans, test scenarios, and test scripts.
• Works with other IT team members in resolving existing system issues.
• Coordinates end-user acceptance and gather necessary approvals to migrate changes to the production environment.
• Develops post implementation maintenance support procedures.
• Maintains solid working knowledge of functionality of existing applications and systems.
• Investigates and proposes technical solutions to business related system issues to recommend the most efficient and cost-effective solution considering existing systems, available technology, desired results, and business partner needs.
• Documents and maintains detailed functional & technical specifications from which system changes can be developed.
• Ensures integration of automated business functions and their related data across impacted applications or tools.
• Develops and maintains business process models and internal IT functional documentation.

“We are an equal opportunity employer and drug-free workplace. If offered employment, applicant must be willing to submit to a background check/drug test.”

Job Requirements

• Bachelors’ Degree in Computer Science/Information Systems or related field
• 2-4 years of professional experience in developing business/reporting requirements, functional specifications, user interface specifications and documenting process flows;
• 2-4 years of experience working in one or more of the following roles is highly desirable: Quality Assurance analyst, System Analyst, or Data Analyst with SQL query skills
• 2-4 years of experience working with the implementation of enterprise class solutions and data warehousing or Business Intelligence is highly desirable Travel and Hospitality Experience desired but not required
• Functional Specification Documentation
• Business Requirements Gathering
• Software Development Lifecycle (SDLC)
• Project Management Lifecycle
• Excellent written and oral communication skills
• Knowledge of database concepts
• MSOffice Suite
• SQL/Query tools required
• Must be self-motivated and able to work in a team environment with limited supervision
• Ability to organize and conduct effective meetings
• Ability and desire to learn new technologies and software feature usage, often in a self-starting mode
• Must have strong diagnostic and analytical skills with attention to detail
• Must be results oriented and have a track record of timely high-quality achievement of deliverables

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